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Caterham
Reviewed 6 February 2014

This hostel is good value with friendly staff, a roof terrace with stunning views over the city, use of a a barbecue, friendly informative staff, free sun screen on the front desk, spotless rooms and comfortable beds. Despite staying at the hostel over New Year, with all the associated celebrations, the room was always quiet and we weren't disturbed at...

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Manly, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2014

The hostel is nice and clean, especially the lounge room looked very nice. It is a little bit far from the airport and the rooms looked a bit 'oldish', but it's good enough to stay a few nights. Had a nice stay.

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Liverpool
Reviewed 30 January 2014

We stayed in one of the private rooms and were given a family room for just the two of us which was very spacious. The beds were very comfy and the room was clean. It did get hot but the fan helped and we did stay there during one of the hottest weeks of the year. I think the location...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2014

This Hostel has all the usual amenities you can come to expect from a YHA, friendly staff, good sized rooms, plenty of personal space and a great kitchen. Only its location far out of town lets it down, but then that's a minor thing and the walk into town takes about 10mins! The size of this place is much bigger...

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Thank Chris L
Reviewed 21 January 2014 via mobile

Even though the place is nice there are some Things that make me go somewhere else. The staff behaves like they are giving you a favor and the rooms only have one power outlet. It is far form the city. The failures are nice, the kitchen and the rooftop.

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 12 January 2014

I had a very good experience at this hostel. It might be a litle bit out of the city, but the hostel itself and the staff make up for this. It was the last hostel I stayed in during my travel in Australia, and I sold my car there. I had paid for a week to put the car in...

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Thank Tom P
Reviewed 10 January 2014

I loved my 4 day stay. Even though it is far from city, I loved this hostel. Super clean!!!! and the shower room and toilets were plenty so I never had to wait! They had an elevator and it was so helpful carrying my luggage.

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Albury, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Excellent customer service. Very efficient front desk. We had a 4-bed family room. Shared amenities which were fine. It was simple & met every need & clean. A little noise sometimes late evening but didn't continue. Roof-top area overlooking city is wonderful. We enjoyed a drink here looking at the view. Excellent location. We like the nearby cafes, the Queen...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2013

The rooms and bedding are clean and comfortable. The bathrooms are ok, not super clean. There is a restaurant on the ground floor that serves well-prices meals and coffee and there is a large kitchen you can use. Wifi is at a cost, but reasonably priced ($15 for a week I think). The location is good, a short walk to...

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Porlock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2013

A nice but big hostel just north of the central district in a leafy and quiet area. Our double en suite room was very nice, bright and clean. It even had its own TV and tea/coffee making facilities There is a large but busy kitchen, a nice dining area and a lounge. There is a café which was serving breakfasts...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Melbourne Metro YHA is a modern hostel located on the city fringe in leafy North Melbourne. This hostel is your relaxed home away from home that's only minutes from famous Queen Victoria Markets and walking distance to all the major attractions - the best of both worlds! Facilities include a tour desk for all your tour and transport needs within Victoria and Australia, free Wifi Hot Spot (Wifi Plus option also available), fully equipped self-catering kitchen, communal lounge areas, launderette, secure car parking (subject to availability - $10 per day) and DVD's for hire. Enjoy the rooftop with panoramic city views as well as a BBQ and lounges perfect for socializing and meeting fellow travellers. Each room is heated and comes with lockers and an individual bed light. Bathroom facilities are shared. Guests can choose from a range of bed types, including 4 and 8 multi-share, twin/double rooms with optional en suite, and family rooms. We can also book groups of up to 120 people, ideal for schools, sporting groups and international exchange programs. Within the hostel there are always lots of great activities on including movie nights, Safari Pete travel auctions, free comedy, wine & cheese nights and a great weekly pub crawl! Activities are updated regularly so check with our friendly reception to see what's on and to get the best local tour and travel advice. Talking about what's on, Melbourne is the events and sporting capital of Australia! Getting around is simple with a free map and MyKi cards available for purchase at the hostel reception. A tram stop is located just 500m from the hostel and the $5 Melbourne Visitor Shuttle Bus stop is only 5 minutes walk which loops Melbourne's best attractions. Take advantage of the cities vibrant events calendar including the Spring Racing Carnival, Australian Open Tennis, AFL matches, Melbourne International comedy festival, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Melbourne Festival, Melbourne Cup and year round markets, live music, film, food, art and fashion activities and events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melbourne Metro YHA

Address: 78 Howard St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia (Formerly Queensberry Hill YHA)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > North Melbourne
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Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Price Range: $35 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Melbourne Metro YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 360
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